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As Jacob Zuma prepared to step into SA’s presidency in 2009, he faced one significant problem: many of the government bureaucrats remained faithful to his predecessor, Thabo Mbeki. That’s because the ANC, under Mbeki’s leadership, had “deployed” them into their positions.
Over time, Zuma set about replacing these civil servants with cadres more to his liking. ..
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